LEADVILLE, Colo. (AP) - Repair work is starting on a 100-foot-deep hole beside U.S. 24 on Tennessee Pass. The hole opened July 9 when the soil gave way above an abandoned, collapsed railroad tunnel. Hayward Baker Inc. won a roughly $830,000 contract to do repairs. Work was getting under way... more »
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) - A Michigan father says his 6-year-old son is unfazed after getting a hole-in-one at a Hawaii golf course.
The Detroit News reports Braden Hill of Ypsilanti aced the shot from a 68-yard kids' tee at the Kaanapali Kai course on Maui on July 27.
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YUMA, Ariz. (AP) - Federal investigators say the entire length of a 5-foot-long tear in the skin of a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 shows evidence of pre-existing fatigue cracking.
National Transportation Safety Board member Robert Sumwalt said Sunday that the rip in the jet that made an emergency landing... more »
MIAMI (AP) - Authorities say a 1-foot-by-2-foot hole was found in the fuselage of a commercial airliner that suddenly lost cabin pressure shortly after taking off from Miami.
Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen says oxygen masks were deployed when American Airlines Flight 1640 lost cabin pressure about 30... more »
A water main break on Galley Road has resulted in a sink hole as well as area traffic problems.
The water main break is between Powers and Wooten on Galley Road. A sink hole has formed on Lehmberg Boulevard, just south of Patrick Henry Elementary School.
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Rescue crews who'd been hoping to find four missing miners in a West Virginia coal mine have had to turn back.
Officials say they ran into an explosive mix of gases in the area they needed to search.
They're holding out slim hope that four miners were able... more »
It's an obstacle for people traveling by four and two wheels.
"If you hit it, you're going to go down," said Larry Augenstein, a cyclist riding along Flintridge near Tumbleweed Dr.
A rectangular hole about a foot-and-a-half by two feet and is 7 inches deep is in... more »
Four Los Angeles firefighters have escaped unharmed from their fire engine, after it fell into a large sinkhole in the San Fernando Valley. Officials say the firefighters were responding to a call about flooding on a residential street when they saw excessive water on the road. Worried that the ground... more »